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According to The Verge, Microsoft is preparing an update for Windows Phone 8 that will add FM radio support for the Nokia Lumia 820, Nokia Lumia 920, and other compatible devices. Nokia is also expected to add a firmware update that will allow users to double-tap the screen to wake the device from standby.
Version 2.4 update for Skype was released today. They have significantly improved video calling quality for all users, offering VGA video on lower end handsets and 720P HD on higher-end devices like the Nokia Lumia 920. Skype contacts will also be listed in the People Hub for users with the latest update to Windows Phone 8.
It’s annoying that Spotify is available for Windows Phone 7.5 devices, but nowhere to be seen on Windows Phone 8 devices. There may be some good news though. A Device Portfolio Manager for Three UK tweeted earlier today that he had it on good authority that Spotify will be coming soon to Windows Phone 8.
Hello Friends is now one of my favorite apps for Windows Phone 8. It allows you to customize your lock screen with photos of your friends. It updates on a regular basis, so that there’ll be a new lockscreen whenever you use your phone. It changes automatically depending on the refresh time of your choice. Watch a demo of the app on the Nokia Lumia 810.
The Nokia Lumia 822 exclusive for Verizon Wireless customers will be available for pre-order starting tomorrow, November 9, at 1am ET. It will be compatible with the network’s 4G LTE network. The colors available will be Black, White and Grey for $99.99 after a $50 mail-in rebate and with a new two year contract.